Sheryl Sandberg Lean In

Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In Advice For New Grads

CP | Jocelyn Noveck, The Associated Press | Posted 04.09.2014 | Canada Living

NEW YORK, N.Y. - It's been a year since Sheryl Sandberg came out with "Lean In," her bestselling manifesto for working women, launching a new catchphr...

Don't Ban Bossy, BYOB (Be Your Own Boss) Instead

Gloria Roheim McRae | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada Living
Gloria Roheim McRae

Although the campaign execution and commitment to girls is grand, I was disappointed that of all the words chipping away at our self-esteem everyday, that "bossy" was being sentenced to exile by powerful and recognized women. Unfortunately for all of us, banning words only mutes the systemic and cultural norms that are actually responsible for social inequalities.

#BanBossy? Great. But May I Also Add #BanBitchy

Erica Diamond | Posted 03.17.2014 | Canada Living
Erica Diamond

Believe me, I get it the message behind Sheryl Sandberg's "Ban Bossy" campaign. I get the importance of empowering girls to speak up and follow their leadership talents all the way to the top, baby. What I'm saying is, it shouldn't be an excuse to allow bitchiness off the hook.

Women Won't Be Eating Any Salads In These Photos, Thanks To Sheryl Sandberg

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.11.2014 | Canada Living

Anyone who's worked with stock photography in any capacity can likely attest to a lack of great pictures of women that aren't stereotypical. In fact, ...

Five Workplace Trends To Watch in 2014

r/ally | Posted 03.02.2014 | Canada Business
r/ally

What can we expect in 2014? Here are five themes I touched on this year which will continue to receive greater attention in the New Year.

Eight Steps to a Better Work-Life Balance for Women

Andrea Lekushoff | Posted 12.17.2013 | Canada Living
Andrea Lekushoff

In just a few short decades, the workplace has radically changed. Today, women constitute nearly half of the workforce. There have never been so many women in leadership positions around the world. And there has never been so much talk about being a woman in business. In fact, there has never been a better time in history to be a woman.

Stop Searching For a Mentor and Get to Work

Anne Day | Posted 07.04.2013 | Canada Business
Anne Day

The best mentoring relationships happen organically, where you click and connect with someone else. There has to be some chemistry. You need to like and respect each other. You need to enjoy spending time together. When you are "matched" by someone else that element is not always there.

Where Is Sheryl Sandberg's Advice for Women in Politics?

Alison Loat | Posted 06.24.2013 | Canada Living
Alison Loat

Like many other 30-something women, I've started reading the latest treaty for the working gal, Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In. I'm now among the ranks of those who admire Sandberg's ability to leave the office on time and her gutsiness in contributing to a much-needed discussion on how North American's can better balance work and life so both men and women are better equipped to take on leadership roles if they want to. One area where this discussion is sorely needed is politics, an arena that Sandberg -- an advisor to former US Treasury Secretary Larry Summers -- largely ignores in her book.

LOOK: Most Stylish Female Executives

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.18.2013 | Canada Style

Being a Facebook executive has its perks. Sheryl Sandberg, the COO of the social network, is earning some pocket change from her new hit book, Lean...